Come to Florida and expand your palate! For those adventurous eaters, the Sunshine State is the perfect place to test out new cuisines and explore the limits of your culinary abilities. There are hundreds of cooking classes available here, but a small few stand out above the rest.

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Originally Published: May 15, 2021

Top Cooking Classes in Florida

A. Chef’s Cooking Studio (Ponte Vedra)

Chef’s Cooking Studio is for all skill levels and offers all types of classes. There are options to learn fundamental techniques in a series of classes. There are so many classes available to choose from like baking bread or even hand rolling pasta!

Chef Alice Cooking Classes & Demos (Pompano Beach)

Chef Alice has been offering cooking classes and demonstrations for 17 years.  She offers classes with cuisine options from around the world. The classes are about 2 hours each and include a snack.  In the 2 hours you will learn how to make a three course meal and afterwards are able to enjoy it with your choice of beverage (BYOB). This place is so much more fun than just going to a restaurant, what an experience! 

Cozymeal (Multiple Locations)

Cozymeal is a great way to experience cooking new cuisine in a friendly, cooperative working environment. The chefs here are super friendly and do a great job of making cooking fun. 

My Big, Fat, Greek, Cooking Class (Ormond Beach)

Want to learn the secret techniques of how to cook delicious Greek meals?  This is the cooking studio for you!  Learn how to make a Moussaka dinner including grape leaves, spanakopita and much more!  

Sur La Table (Boca Raton)

Sur La Table offers a wide variety of cooking classes. They offer in-store, online, private events and culinary school. They are well known worldwide and you are guaranteed an unforgettable experience.

Taste Buds Kitchen (Miami)

Taste Buds offers something from everyone. They have cooking classes for kids, adults, groups and holidays.  They follow the trends and offer the most innovative and fun events you can find for cooking. The instructors are trained to teach all skill levels and create an inviting atmosphere. 

The Gathering Table (Melbourne)

The Gathering Table focuses on making homemade family style meals. Have you ever thought there is no way I can make a gourmet meal? Well, The Gathering Table makes that accessible with their easy to follow classes and great instructors.They welcome all cooking levels. 

Truffles and Trifles (Orlando)

This amazing cooking school has been around for over three decades and is one of the largest cooking schools in the area. The Food Network has recognized them as having some standout programs. They have classes for all skill levels and also offer private events.

Young Chef’s Academy (Seminole)

Young Chef’s has classes to inspire a whole new generation of cooks. They encourage using your imagination along with giving kids a full set of cooking skills and safety lessons both in the kitchen and out, including setting a table, menu planning and hosting a meal.


Hi, I'm Jen and I love to travel, go to the beach and write about all the places I have visited. I also have a bucket list of places I can't wait to try! I've visited Cape Cod every summer since I was a kid and now enjoy traveling to all great beach destinations, including Florida! I have worked in the travel industry for all of my career. I love sharing my experiences of different restaurants and places and helping travelers find the best fit for them!